For the first time, all of the four work-streams of the International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development (PaRD) have worked together on a common panel, discussing religious actors and COVID-19 at Geneva Peace Week 2020.
The PaRD Gender Equality Work-Stream launched a new series of critical dialogues at the PaRD Annual Forum 2020. The focus for the series is on ‘Visioning a Just World Post-COVID19: Religion, Sustainable Development and Gender Justice’.
During the United Nations General Assembly, PaRD Members UNEP, World Vision and Global One co-host a webinar on "COVID-19 Child Sensitive, Inclusive and Greener Recovery Strategies to Build Back Better". Start: 24 September, 8.00 - 9.30 AM EST.
As part of the PaRD Virtual Forum, the Gender Equality and Empowerment Workstream will host an interactive event on COVID-19, Religion, Sustainable Development and Gender Justice on Friday 4th September 2020 | Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CEST.
As part of the PaRD Virtual Annual Forum, the PaRD WECARE work-stream will host a capacity building webinar on “Religious Communities and Ecological Sustainability in Southern Africa” Tuesday, 1 September 2020 9 am – 1:30 pm (GMT +2)
In response to the ongoing crisis posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), will hold that this year’s Annual Meetings in a “primarily virtual format” from October 12-18, 2020.